Fantastic Fest

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Mister Organ

Good vs. Gaslighting in David Farrier’s ‘Mister Organ’

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We chat with the ‘Tickled’ director about his new documentary descent into madness.

Fantastic Fest 2022 Winners

Best of the Fest: The Biggest Winners of Fantastic Fest 2022

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Fully recovered from the event, we name 2022’s Fantastic Fest winners. These are the best of the fest, the weirdo gems like no other.

Art the clown in Terrifier 2

‘Terrifier 2’ Ramps Up the Running Time and the Carnage

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Your body may not be ready for what happens to bodies here…

The Menu Mark Mylod Betsy Koch Fantastic Fest

Mark Mylod’s ‘The Menu’ Weighs the High Price of Sophistication

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At Fantastic Fest, we chat with the director Mark Mylod and producing partner Besty Koch about their new thriller, ‘The Menu,’ and how fine dining spoils food culture for the rest of us.

Kids Vs Aliens

Jason Eisener Reveals How Stuart Gordon Inspired ‘Kids vs. Aliens’

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We chat with the director about his new kiddies-in-peril movie and how an often-forgotten motion-simulator ride influenced its brisk runtime.

Werewofl By Night Michael Giacchino Fantastic Fest Interview

How Michael Giacchino Thrust ‘Werewolf by Night’ Upon the MCU

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We chat with the composer and director about his new Marvel Halloween special and how he convinced Kevin Feige to interrupt his MCU Phase Four plans.

Lynch Oz Documentary

‘Lynch/Oz’ is a Revelatory Reflection on a Cinematic Romance

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David Lynch really loves ‘The Wizard of Oz.’ This new film explores the relationship between the two and so much more.

Werewolf By Night Fantastic Fest

Michael Giacchino’s ‘Werewolf by Night’ is a Cheeky, Ghoulish, and Short Fright

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More Man-Thing in All Things.

Mister Organ

‘Mister Organ’ Once Again Highlights the Weirdos Hiding in Plain Sight

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David Farrier has a real knack for finding the people most of us would want to avoid.